good idea ?

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  1. Tidy

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    hi guys I want to build a tank with a over flow and reture located in the center of the tank like the pic below.

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    or should i do this ???


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  3. RiaanP

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    Second picture.
    take up less real estate. and your live rock stand comes in the middle. unless a big cube, or exta wide tank, then a central overflow will be in the way
     
  4. LuckyFish

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    If you would work just with pipes, you can drill bigger dry liverocks so that they fit over a 40mm overflow pipe. You can do the same with the return, bit more tricky but possible.
     
  5. Dane

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    I would only say go for it if you have a very specific aquascape in mind and you are dead set on it. Its much trickier than the design you've shown in #2... If its carried out properly, its pretty damn sexy tho.
     
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